Monthly Archives: October 2011

A theory of knowledge

By George Chen At the beginning of knowing was the mind, then sensible experiences, then a leap of faith, then a world, which appeared much older than the mind, was inferred. Advertisements

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A Tower of Turtles

The world runs on fiat money. Fiat money rests its value on an elephant; the elephant stands on a turtle; the turtle, another turtle… A roll of toilet paper can touch the bottom. By touching the bottom, a roll of … Continue reading

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The Rich

There is no a priori reason why being rich is evil. On the contrary, it is highly desirable. A rich person’s virtue is living large. By doing so, she or he creates employments. Of course, the rich are entitled to … Continue reading

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